The table below looks at the statistics for MCAD in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCAD over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
Rank 590 323 391
Rank change year-on-year
-267 +68
Permanent jobs citing MCAD 28 346 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.062% 0.77% 0.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.25% 3.13% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 28 345 260
Average salary £41,250 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
MCAD
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11174 11037 13000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.73% 24.51% 26.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8911 9111 11048
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

MCAD
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCAD across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCAD Jobs Demand Trend in London

MCAD
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCAD across the London region.

MCAD Salary Trend in London

MCAD
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCAD across the London region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

MCAD Salary Histogram in London

MCAD
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCAD within the London region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +8 1 £75,000 +42.85%
MCAD
England

MCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing MCAD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCAD.

1 245 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 242 (98.78%) MCSD
3 233 (95.10%) C#
3 233 (95.10%) .NET
4 229 (93.47%) Agile Software Development
5 226 (92.24%) SQL Server
6 215 (87.76%) MCP
7 211 (86.12%) MCTS
8 209 (85.31%) ASP.NET
9 199 (81.22%) TDD
10 197 (80.41%) MVC
11 189 (77.14%) ASP.NET MVC
12 173 (70.61%) WCF
13 165 (67.35%) Web Application Development
14 161 (65.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 154 (62.86%) Rhino Mocks
15 154 (62.86%) NUnit
15 154 (62.86%) NHibernate
16 150 (61.22%) WPF
17 147 (60.00%) Scrum
18 143 (58.37%) SQL Server 2012
19 117 (47.76%) Razor View Engine
20 103 (42.04%) BDD
21 93 (37.96%) LINQ
22 92 (37.55%) Kanban
22 92 (37.55%) .NET Framework
22 92 (37.55%) Moq
23 90 (36.73%) Microsoft
24 86 (35.10%) JavaScript
25 85 (34.69%) HTML

MCAD
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing MCAD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCAD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 45 (18.37%) SharePoint
2 42 (17.14%) BizTalk Server
3 35 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
4 22 (8.98%) Node.js
5 9 (3.67%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (1.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.82%) MS Office
3 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (9.39%) Internet
2 11 (4.49%) Broadband
3 1 (0.41%) Firewall
3 1 (0.41%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 226 (92.24%) SQL Server
2 143 (58.37%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (4.49%) NoSQL
4 10 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.41%) MS Access
7 1 (0.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 154 (62.86%) Rhino Mocks
1 154 (62.86%) NUnit
2 92 (37.55%) Moq
3 74 (30.20%) Subversion
4 22 (8.98%) MSTest
5 13 (5.31%) Git (software)
6 11 (4.49%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (4.08%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.41%) Eclipse
General
1 73 (29.80%) Finance
2 71 (28.98%) Games
3 59 (24.08%) Banking
4 22 (8.98%) Investment Banking
5 13 (5.31%) Law
6 11 (4.49%) Music Industry
6 11 (4.49%) Telecoms
6 11 (4.49%) Advertising
6 11 (4.49%) Retail
7 9 (3.67%) Marketing
8 2 (0.82%) Legal
9 1 (0.41%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 226 (92.24%) Developer
2 172 (70.20%) .NET Developer
3 88 (35.92%) C# Developer
4 69 (28.16%) C# .NET Developer
5 46 (18.78%) ASP.NET Developer
5 46 (18.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 37 (15.10%) Graduate
6 37 (15.10%) Junior
6 37 (15.10%) Junior Developer
6 37 (15.10%) Junior .NET Developer
7 33 (13.47%) Agile .NET Developer
8 22 (8.98%) Agile C# Developer
9 11 (4.49%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 11 (4.49%) Applications Manager
9 11 (4.49%) WinForms Developer
9 11 (4.49%) Graduate Developer
10 9 (3.67%) Analyst
10 9 (3.67%) Analyst Programmer
10 9 (3.67%) Programmer
11 8 (3.27%) BizTalk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 233 (95.10%) .NET
2 209 (85.31%) ASP.NET
3 189 (77.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 173 (70.61%) WCF
5 161 (65.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 154 (62.86%) NHibernate
7 150 (61.22%) WPF
8 117 (47.76%) Razor View Engine
9 93 (37.96%) LINQ
10 92 (37.55%) .NET Framework
11 85 (34.69%) HTML
12 84 (34.29%) Castle Windsor
13 76 (31.02%) Ajax
14 74 (30.20%) CSS
15 67 (27.35%) HTML5
16 63 (25.71%) WinForms
17 62 (25.31%) Silverlight
17 62 (25.31%) MonoRail
18 33 (13.47%) Ninject
19 32 (13.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (17.55%) Client/Server
2 33 (13.47%) Tandem
3 31 (12.65%) Enterprise Software
4 30 (12.24%) Inversion of Control
5 27 (11.02%) Computer Science
6 11 (4.49%) iPhone
6 11 (4.49%) Social Network
6 11 (4.49%) Mobile App
7 8 (3.27%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.41%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.41%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.41%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 70 (28.57%) Windows
2 11 (4.49%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (93.47%) Agile Software Development
2 199 (81.22%) TDD
3 197 (80.41%) MVC
4 165 (67.35%) Web Application Development
5 147 (60.00%) Scrum
6 103 (42.04%) BDD
7 92 (37.55%) Kanban
8 70 (28.57%) OO
9 43 (17.55%) Dependency Injection
10 29 (11.84%) MVVM
11 24 (9.80%) OOA/OOD
12 23 (9.39%) OOD
12 23 (9.39%) OOP
13 22 (8.98%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (8.98%) Domain-Driven Design
14 19 (7.76%) Asset Management
15 13 (5.31%) E-Commerce
16 12 (4.90%) Business Intelligence
16 12 (4.90%) ITIL
17 11 (4.49%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 233 (95.10%) C#
2 86 (35.10%) JavaScript
3 45 (18.37%) SQL
4 39 (15.92%) T-SQL
5 34 (13.88%) VB.NET
6 22 (8.98%) VB
7 11 (4.49%) C++
7 11 (4.49%) Ruby
8 2 (0.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 245 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 242 (98.78%) MCSD
3 215 (87.76%) MCP
4 211 (86.12%) MCTS
5 68 (27.76%) Degree
6 11 (4.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 11 (4.49%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.41%) MCSE
7 1 (0.41%) MCPD
7 1 (0.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.31%) QA
Vendors
1 90 (36.73%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.49%) Facebook
2 11 (4.49%) Google
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle
3 1 (0.41%) CyberSource
3 1 (0.41%) LexisNexis
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago